The new Muscat airport will receive the first flight at 5.30pm while the first flight will depart at 6.50pm.
In a circular issued to all travel agents in Oman, Dr Abdulrazaq J al Raisi, chairman, Board of Airline Representatives, Sultanate of Oman, said, “You are kindly requested to inform all your passengers to report at the new airport three hours before flights’ scheduled departure time. This will help us ensure smooth handling of passengers and timely departure of flights from the new terminal.”
In the circular, agents have been asked to inform visa cancellation passengers to report at least four hours before the departure of their flights to complete the formalities.
“Kindly disseminate the above information to all your staff and inform your customers who have already booked and to those who will be making bookings for travel on or after March 20,” Dr Raisi said.